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Broken front door

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I have broken the front door on my Samsung J1045 front loading washing machine. The door is now shut and the handle is broken and will not open. The handle pulls open but the release mechanism inside is broken. What do i do to get the door open again

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  • Anonymous Apr 03, 2008

    Yes, i've just done the same. Any advie on how to open this thing?

  • Anonymous May 27, 2008

    We've replaced our handle once already about 2 months ago and it has just broken again! Seems to be a design flaw.

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    The handle of my Samsung front loader WF8802RSW has broken off and the door will not open. Can you please advise me the best course of action. Thank you

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    Door won't open broken handle

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You need to buy a new 'handle'. to open the door for the time being, disconnect power and then use a coat hangar to pull the latch towards you, ie. outwards

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